Visiting Scholars

Dr. Kevin Blinn
Visiting Dates: 7/26/2016 - 7/25/2017
Host: Professor Riman
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Office: A 249
David Dvorin
Visiting Dates:  6/27/2016 - 6/26/2017
Host:  Professor Riman
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Bangjun Guo
Visiting Dates: 10/30/2016 - 10/29/2017
Host: Professor Riman
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Dr. Pradeesh Kannan
Visiting Dates: 7/26/2016 - 7/25/2017
Host: Professor Goel
Home Institution: Department of Physics, Government Victoria College Palakkad, Kerala, India
Research Interests: The fabrication of nano-structured materials and synthesis of rare-earth doped glasses, and the study of their structural properties and exploring their photonic applications. At Rutgers, his research is focused on developing glass/glass-ceramics sealants for liquid metal batteries.
Office: CCR 112
Jayasankar Mani
Visiting Dates: 7/01/2016 - 6/30/2017
Host:  Professor Riman
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Office:  A 245
Larry McCandlish
Visiting Dates:  1/11/2016 - 1/10/2017
Host:  Professor Kear
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Office:  CCR 239
Dr. Abdul Rahman Mohmad
Visiting Dates: 1/11/2016 - 1/10/2017
Host:  Professor Chhowalla
Home Institution:  Institute of Microengineering and Nanoelectronics, National University of Malaysia (UKM)
Research Interests:  Chemical vapor deposition of layered transition metal dichalcogenide (LTMD). Optical, structural and electrical characterizations of LTMD.
Office: FO 209
Dr. Purnendu Parhi
Visiting Dates: 8/15/2016 - 8/14/2017
Host: Professor Riman
Home Institution: Department of Chemistry, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack, Odisha, India
Research Interests: Nanoparticle synthesis, photocatalysis, surface science. While here at Rutgers Dr. Parhi will be working on Hydrothermal Vapor Synthesis and the thermodynamics study of various ceramics.
Email: pparhi@gmail.com  
Office:  A 245
Dr. Malka Pinkas
Visiting Dates: 7/26/2016 - 7/25/2017
Host: Professor Riman
Home Institution: Nuclear Research Center - Negev (NRCN)
Research Interests:  Physical metallurgy and processing of metallic systems, thin films and coatings, microstructural characterization, transmission electron microscopy. As a visiting scientist in Prof. Riman's group, Dr. Pinkas will focus on microstructural characterization of nano-powders and ceramic matix composites. 
Office:  CCR 102
Rajendra Sadangi
Visiting Dates:  8/15/2016 - 8/14/2017
Host:  Professor Tsakalakos
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David Smith
Visiting Dates:   6/20/2016 - 6/19/2017
Host:  Professor Riman
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Jun Wang
Title: Research Associate
Office: A-249
Advisor: R.Riman